Est Region, Burkina Faso

Est Region, Burkina Faso
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by Roland Hunziker https://www.flickr.com/photos/rolandh/
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Est Region

Climate in Burkina Faso:

Best time to visit Est Region:

Dry Season (November to April): This period marks the dry season and is considered the most favorable time for tourism. The weather is drier and cooler, making it ideal for outdoor activities and sightseeing. It's also a great time to visit cultural sites and attend local festivals.

Rainy Season (May to October): Burkina Faso experiences heavy rainfall during these months. The landscape becomes greener, and it's a good time for agricultural activities. However, travel might be more challenging due to muddy roads and certain areas being less accessible.

Money & Prices

Currency in Burkina Faso:

CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF)

How expensive is a trip to Est Region?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
4.38 USD
Fast food meal:
4.76 USD
Mid-range meal:
8.86 USD
Bottle of water:
0.56 USD
Soft drink:
0.64 USD
Cappuccino:
1.73 USD
Local Beer:
1.14 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.26 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.59 USD
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Burkina Faso general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 220 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type E (French 2-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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